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Theme:Encounters
 
Artist:Mawalan 1 MARIKA
Born:1908, Australia
Died:1967
 
Aboriginal Artist Details
General Area:North East Arnhem Land
Specific Location:Yirrkala
Country:Yelangbara
Personal Totem:not known
Name:MAWALAN MARIKA
Language:Rirratjingu
Sub Section:not known
Clan:Miliwurrwurr
Moiety:Dhuwa
 
Title:Coming of the Macassan traders
Date Made:1964
Media General:Painting
Media Category:Bark Painting
Medium:natural pigments on eucalyptus bark
Dimensions (cm):  95.0 x 50.0
Place Made:AUSTRALIA, Northern Territory, North East Arnhem Land
Accession No:87.205
 
Credit Line: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.
 
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